The table below looks at the statistics for WPF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WPF over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
Rank 37 28 29
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +1
Contract jobs citing WPF 15 11 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 3.42% 3.06% 2.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.28% 12.79% 7.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 3
Average daily rate £366 £425 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.82% +41.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £343 £333 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.00% +2.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 - £34.00
WPF
Nottinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Nottingham region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
133 86 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 30.37% 23.89% 29.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 38 49
Average daily rate £325 £333 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.25% +4.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £430 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Average hourly rate £19.25 £16.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £33.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+17.16% +1.51%

WPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WPF across the Nottingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WPF Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

WPF
Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing WPF across the Nottingham region.

WPF Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

WPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham region citing WPF also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited WPF.

1 24 (100.00%) WCF
2 21 (87.50%) C#
2 21 (87.50%) .NET
3 19 (79.17%) Oracle
3 19 (79.17%) SQL
4 17 (70.83%) JavaScript
4 17 (70.83%) PL/SQL
5 14 (58.33%) ASP.NET
6 13 (54.17%) HTML
7 10 (41.67%) Unix
7 10 (41.67%) CRM
7 10 (41.67%) Oracle Database 10g
7 10 (41.67%) Shell Script
7 10 (41.67%) Oracle Database 11g
7 10 (41.67%) Oracle Database
8 9 (37.50%) Degree
8 9 (37.50%) Data Management
9 8 (33.33%) MVVM
10 7 (29.17%) Change Management
10 7 (29.17%) Visual Studio
10 7 (29.17%) ITIL
10 7 (29.17%) Web Services
11 6 (25.00%) CSS
11 6 (25.00%) VB.NET
11 6 (25.00%) SQL Server
12 5 (20.83%) XML
12 5 (20.83%) OO
12 5 (20.83%) TDD
12 5 (20.83%) Dependency Injection
12 5 (20.83%) .NET Framework

WPF
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham region citing WPF also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited WPF. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (41.67%) Oracle Database
1 10 (41.67%) Oracle Database 10g
1 10 (41.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 6 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (29.17%) Visual Studio
2 4 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) Architect
1 10 (41.67%) Designer
2 7 (29.17%) Developer
3 5 (20.83%) Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) .NET Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Support Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) WCF Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Web Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) Web Support Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) WPF Developer
5 2 (8.33%) .NET Architect
5 2 (8.33%) .NET Designer
5 2 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (8.33%) Lead Architect
5 2 (8.33%) Lead Designer
5 2 (8.33%) Oracle Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Applications Support
6 1 (4.17%) Applications Support Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Oracle Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (100.00%) WCF
2 21 (87.50%) .NET
3 14 (58.33%) ASP.NET
4 13 (54.17%) HTML
5 7 (29.17%) Web Services
6 6 (25.00%) CSS
7 5 (20.83%) .NET Framework
7 5 (20.83%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 10 (41.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (41.67%) CRM
2 9 (37.50%) Data Management
3 8 (33.33%) MVVM
4 7 (29.17%) Change Management
4 7 (29.17%) ITIL
5 5 (20.83%) Dependency Injection
5 5 (20.83%) OO
5 5 (20.83%) TDD
6 3 (12.50%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 21 (87.50%) C#
2 19 (79.17%) SQL
3 17 (70.83%) JavaScript
3 17 (70.83%) PL/SQL
4 10 (41.67%) Shell Script
5 6 (25.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (37.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 19 (79.17%) Oracle